Our Mission
People
Connections
Community
Impact
Wellness
Stewardship
Service

Our Mission

Connecting diverse, dynamic public spaces and programs which grow, inspire and create inclusive social interaction through land, water and people.

People

Recognizing Culture, Community & Partnerships

Connections

Linking People To Parks

Community

Creating Inclusive Social Spaces

Impact

Motivating Our Local Economy

Wellness

Enhancing Recreation Opportunities & Programming

Stewardship

Protecting & Preserving Our Environment

Service

Streamlining Operations

Latest News

BPRW is sorry for the sudden closure of the Waterfront Dog Park yesterday afternoon and any inconvenience this...

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6/13 Beaches are "all clear" and open for swimming

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Spending a summer day at the beach rules! But there are rules. Every summer, hundreds of people flock to to...

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The City of Burlington received the VRPA Facility of Merit Award for the Andy A_Dog Williams Skatepark. This...

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Learn all about our amazing summer Recreation & Nutrition Program in the first Newsletter! Last summer the program served...

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Upcoming Events

All events  

July 3rd Independence Day Celebration

5:00pm-10:00pm
Waterfront Park

Leddy Park Beach Bites

5:00pm-8:00pm
Leddy Park

Cardboard Box Parade

1:00pm-3:00pm
City Hall Park

Enjoy Burlington

Collectible July3 Tees

July 3rd Giveaway

It's only three weeks until Burlington's best July 3rd Fireworks celebration, and we're getting excited here. We hope...

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Penny For Parks

Play On, Penny for Parks!

Penny for Parks continues its dedication to keeping our courts the best they can be!  The...

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Planning & Projects

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Oakledge Accessible Playground Final Concept

At the third public workshop/charrette on Wednesday, 6/22, Groundview Design shared final conceptual drawings for Vermont’s first Universally Accessible playground, planned for the existing playground site at Oakledge Park. Set…READ MORE

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Coming Soon: Outdoor Fitness Equipment

BPRW is excited to announce the installation of three fitness stations as a part of the next phase of the Burlington Bike Path Rehabilitation. Thanks to a generous donation from…READ MORE

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Summer Construction Impacts

It’s time for construction projects in and around our parks and recreation paths. Check this page for important updates and possible closures! Manhattan Drive Slope Improvements The construction project will…READ MORE

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Oakledge Accessible Playground: Successful First Workshop!

Thank you to everyone that came to the April 12th, 2016 presentation at Champlain Elementary School and shared ideas with us! It was an informative meeting presented by BPRW Director Jesse…READ MORE